Reflections

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While the short attention span of the media has turned its face away from Newtown, Connecticut, the effects of the senseless shootings still reverberate across our nation. The images of the children are burned deeply into each of us. It was a tragedy that none...

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Standing quietly in the barn, Jeb looked half asleep. With the sun hiding behind the thick clouds, today must have seemed ideal for taking naps. He deserved it, deserved the quiet time, for his thin and aging body has a lot of rebuilding to do. ...

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[caption id="attachment_12927" align="alignleft" width="300"] Jessica Rekos[/caption] Jessica Rekos was buried today. Those five words have no right to be a part of our lives. They simply should not exist together in the same sentence. Jessica’s Christmas present was going to be a pair of cowboy boots, a hat...

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On occasion someone will ask me to post pictures or stories about their horse. I seldom do it for a variety of reasons, but this is one time I'm making an exception. Many years ago a horse was stolen close to the ranch, It took...

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Many years ago, perhaps in lands far, far away, the elders were those who captured the wisdom of the ages and willingly shared it with the youth. I can only imagine that our civilization has changed that scene because it’s becoming quite apparent that the...

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[caption id="attachment_12434" align="alignleft" width="300"] Brown in Houston, hosting "Greener Pastures."[/caption] You read it right - not the end, but the beginning. The expansion of Habitat for Horses is well underway and a deeply felt, emotional “thank you” is being given to a large number of...